LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Ltd has said each of their employees would be fully paid during the ongoing layoff due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The publicly listed cement multinational, in a statement on Friday, confirmed the announcement of layoff for its head office from April 12 to April 30 under section 12(8) and 16 of the Bangladesh Labour Act 2006.
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh said that it has paid full salary for March to all employees. It has also disbursed chief executive officer's special bonus for the year of 2019 in March this year.
The company also said that all its employees would get full salary for the month of April.
"LafargeHolcim Bangladesh remains fully committed to working together with its employees and stakeholders to fight the current crisis," reads the company statement.